Fall Sports Awards Keep Coming For Seahawks

BERLIN- With the fall high school sports seasons in the books, the accolades keep rolling in for the Decatur student-athletes and their coaches with several named over the last week to All Bayside Conference teams.

For the Stephen Decatur varsity golf team, which went undefeated and captured the Bayside Conference and District 8 championships, Danny Parker, Matt Kristick and Brooks Holloway were named First-Team All-Conference. Delaney Iacona and Matt Kinsey were named to the All-Conference-Second Team. Decatur varsity golf coach Jim Krall was named Coach of the Year in the Bayside Conference.

For the Decatur varsity field hockey team, Sara Mitrecic was named to the All-Conference-Second Team, while Reagan Dunham, Hannah FauntLeroy and Sophia Clemente earned Honorable Mention. For the Decatur varsity Cross Country team, Jenna Reimer, Alison Alvarado and Parker Harrington were named First-Team All Bayside Conference and First-Team All 3A South, while Rachel Savage was named All-Conference-First Team.

The girls’ varsity soccer team collected several post-season honors. Named First-Team All-Bayside Conference were Lexi Gausepohl, Jillian Petito, Ally Beck, and Jenna Leitgeb. Named Second-Team All-Conference were Erin Smith, Payton VanKirk and Lexi VanKirk. Earning All-Conference Honorable Mentions were Rachel Bourne, Mallory Vara, Peyton Townsend and Bridgitte Ardis. First-year coach Maggie Berke earned Coach of the Year honors in the Bayside Conference.

NFL Football 5K Race On Tap

OCEAN CITY- Bragging rights and a handsome trophy will be on the line this weekend in the NFL Football 5K Challenge pitting teams of runners representing the Baltimore Ravens against teams of runners representing the Pittsburgh Steelers along with several other popular teams. For the first two years, the event was called the Ravens-Steelers 5K Challenge and pitted teams of … Continue reading

OC Flag Football Playoffs Underway

OCEAN CITY- The Ocean City Recreation and Parks Department Fall Flag Football League playoffs got underway this week with four teams advancing to the winner’s bracket. The Bull Assassins routed Refresh Media, 46-0, in the opener on Monday. Steve Monroe ran for a three-yard touchdown and also threw a 60-yard TD pass to Tyler Boyle. Boyle also had returned two … Continue reading

Seahawks Dominate Bayside South Awards

BERLIN- Stephen Decatur’s girls’ varsity soccer team dominated the Bayside South Conference post-season soccer awards when they were announced this week with five of 11 players named to the conference First-Team and a Coach of the Year Award for Maggie Berke. The Bayside South announced its All-Conference First-Team this week and Decatur placed five players out of 11 on the … Continue reading

Decatur Runners Strong At States

BERLIN- Stephen Decatur’s cross country runners acquitted themselves well at the state championship meet last week including a 34th-place finish for Jenna Reimer. The Decatur girls finished 17th overall among the teams from all over the state competing in the championship meet. Reimer led Decatur with a 34th place finish out of the 160 runners competing. Alison Alvarado was 112th, … Continue reading

Petito Earns State Heisman Honor

BERLIN- Stephen Decatur standout student-athlete Jillian Petito this week was named a state winner for Maryland in the Wendy’s High School Heisman Program. Petito, a three-sport standout at Decatur who plays soccer, basketball and lacrosse, was named this week as the female representative for Maryland and one of two winners from the state for the prestigious honor. Patrick Cha of … Continue reading